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Guard Shift is one of Fiora's aura arts in Xenoblade Chronicles. It blocks all physical attacks and cuts physical damage received by 50%. However, it reduces the damage of Fiora's physical attacks by 25%.
|Art Level||AP Cost||Cooldown||Effect Duration|
|1||-||50.0 sec||15.0 sec|
|2||360||48.0 sec||16.6 sec|
|3||720||46.0 sec||18.2 sec|
|4||1440||44.0 sec||19.8 sec|
|5||2880||42.0 sec||21.4 sec|
|6||4320||40.0 sec||23.0 sec|
|7||6480||38.0 sec||24.6 sec|
|8||9360||36.0 sec||26.2 sec|
|9||12,960||34.0 sec||27.8 sec|
|10||17,280||32.0 sec||29.4 sec|
- Guard Shift can block against all Topple, Daze, knockback, and blowdown attacks.
- AI Fiora will use this aura when she is low on HP.
- Fiora and Reyn both have arts named Guard Shift. This could cause confusion when searching for advanced arts manuals from enemies.
Art book sources
Intermediate art books are only available from shops.
Fiora's Guard Shift intermediate art books cost 19,600 G.
Advanced art books are only available from enemy drops.
|Clamorous Dablon||Eryth Sea||13.0 %|
|Serene Imlaly||Prison Island||11.4 %|
|Amorous Arca||Mechonis Field||3.1 %|
|Bagrus Nebula||Makna Forest||13.0 %|
|Hanz Pod||Tephra Cave||13.0 %|
|Randa Nebula||Prison Island||5.4 %|
|M36/FAIRY||Central Factory||4.6 %|
|M68/CHORD||Mechonis Field||2.5 %|
|Caelum Volff||Fallen Arm||2.4 %|